We found 4 orthopedic reconstructive surgeons who accept Humana Open Access near Colorado Springs, CO.

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Dr. Michael Robert Schuck, MD
Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
3920 N Union Boulevard; Suite 330
Colorado Springs, CO
 

Dr. Michael Schuck's area of specialization is adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery. Dr. Schuck is conversant in Spanish. He has a special interest in orthopedic surgery. His professional affiliations include Centura Health, Children's Hospital Colorado, and the University of Colorado Health (UCHealth). Before completing his residency at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, Dr. Schuck attended medical school at the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine and Baylor College of Medicine. The average patient rating for Dr. Schuck is 3.5 stars out of 5. He takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. He welcomes new patients.

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Clinical interests: Fractures, Arthroscopic Surgery, Arthritis, Orthopedic Surgery, Replacement Arthroplasty, Trauma, ... (Read more)

Dr. Eric K Jepson, MD, DO
Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
 

Dr. Eric Jepson is an adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery specialist in Colorado Springs, CO. He studied medicine at A.T. Still University, Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine. His residency was performed at Garden City Hospital. Dr. Jepson's areas of expertise consist of knee problems, orthopedic surgery, and hip problems. Dr. Jepson accepts Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Centura Health and the University of Colorado Health (UCHealth).

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Clinical interests: Hip Problems, Fractures, Knee Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, Arthritis, Orthopedic Surgery, ... (Read more)

Dr. John Soteros Xenos, MD
Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
 

Dr. John Xenos' area of specialization is adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery. He has a special interest in orthopedic surgery. He has a 3.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Xenos accepts. Dr. Xenos attended Georgetown University School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Walter Reed Army Medical Center. He is affiliated with Centura Health and the University of Colorado Health (UCHealth).

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Clinical interests: Orthopedic Surgery

Dr. Timothy Sales OBrien, MD
Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery, Foot & Ankle Surgery
3920 N Union Boulevard; Suite 330
Colorado Springs, CO
 

Dr. Timothy O'Brien is a Colorado Springs, CO physician who specializes in adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery and foot & ankle surgery. His clinical interests include orthopedic surgery. He has a 2.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. Dr. O'Brien takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. After completing medical school at Harvard Medical School, he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Colorado Denver. Dr. O'Brien is affiliated with the University of Colorado Health (UCHealth).

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Clinical interests: Orthopedic Surgery

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What is Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery?

Adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery is the medical specialty devoted to the surgical care or replacement of damaged joints in adults. Most commonly, this care focuses on the hip and knee, but it can also be used to treat joints such as the shoulder or ankle. Some adult orthopedic reconstructive surgeons specialize on only one part of the body, such as the hip.

The most common cause of joint damage treated by adult orthopedic reconstructive surgeon is arthritis. Other joint issues often seen involve cartilage and ligament tears, autoimmune disorders, and orthopedic complications due to diabetes or cancer.

Some of the procedures that may be performed by an adult orthopedic reconstructive surgeon include:

  • Joint replacement, also known as arthroplasty
  • Meniscal repair, fixing a torn piece of cartilage in the knee
  • Osteotomy, surgery to shorten, lengthen, or straighten a bone
  • Arthroscopy, a kind of minimally invasive joint surgery using a hollow tube called an endoscope
  • Resurfacing bones to improve the function of a joint

Even if a bone or joint is damaged, adult orthopedic reconstructive surgeons may have medical treatments available that can help patients avoid or delay surgery. Whether treatment is medical or surgical, their end goal is to help patients move freely and comfortably.

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